What is Lyme disease? Lyme disease is named after the town of Lyme, Connecticut, where a number of people first were infected in 1975. It wasn't until 1978 that the medical community determined that the disease was contracted from ticks, and in 1981, researchers concluded that the cause is a bacteria...

[embed]https://vimeo.com/203520472[/embed] Sneezing. Coughing. Watery eyes. Sound familiar? Flu season strikes every year, and we all notice everyone also begins to come down with a cold at about the same time. What you might not realize is that your pet can catch a cold, too. Dogs and cats suffer from upper respiratory infections,...

Spring fever is upon us! Spring is approaching and the signs of spring fever will soon be popping up everywhere! April showers bring May flowers, and spring fever within our pet population brings unwanted puppy and kitten litters two months later. That is why veterinarians, humane societies and animal rescue groups recommend...

How to Enhance the Well-Being of your Four Legged Friends! You can improve your pet's life tremendously and, at that same time, help your community simply by having your pet spayed or neutered. There are, in fact, many important reasons for having this procedure performed on your pet. In addition to...

Light therapy is becoming more and more accessible. Medical therapy lasers are becoming more commonplace in treating people as well as pets. These lasers use light energy to offer a safe, non-invasive and pain-free treatment. Their use is not at all stressful and is often soothing. Although light therapy in pets offer a drug-free...

[embed]https://vimeo.com/203520344[/embed] Pet owners spend more than $8 billion a year on pet food in the United States. There are numerous companies vying for those dollars, and some will push the boundaries with misleading and outright false advertising. The Association of Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) is an association of local, state and...